On April 22-23 the student forum "Self-management in the modern universities: experience, innovation, and prospects" was held at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
A Memorandum of Cooperation and Declaration were signed at the end of the forum.
Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Baku State University and the Turkish University “Ondokuz Mayıs”. Rector of BSU, academician Abel Maharramov said that the Baku State University cooperated with many Turkish universities, and this cooperation provided effective results. The Rector expressed his confidence that the signed memorandum would also promote the cooperation.
Today, Confucius Institute has been opened at Baku State University (BSU). This event was made possible by the agreement signed between the BSU and University of Ankhoy (China). According the mentioned agreement, qualified teachers of Chinese language and culture will be sent to the BSU Confucius Institute annually.
Rector of Baku State University, academician Abel Maharramov received a delegation of European universities. The purpose of the visit is to discuss the project of the distance learning between BSU and the University of Westminster (UK). Dean of the Biology Faculty of the BSU Akif Guliyev gave the more detailed information about the project.
Ceremonial opening of the football tournament was held at Baku State University (BSU). This event was dedicated to the 88th anniversary of birth of national leader Heydar Aliyev. Tournament was opened by rector, academician Abel Maharramov. He noted, that the birthday of Heydar Aliyev was celebrated annually.
The famous American political scientist, Director of the Walker Institute of International and Area Studies, professor Gordon B. Smith will give lectures to the students and masters of the International Relations and International Law Faculty of BSU.
Rector of BSU, academician Abel Maharramov, received the delegation headed by the Dean of the History Faculty of the Moscow State University.
Today, General Director of "Chashyoglu Multimedia" Rahila Soltangyzy and employees of this company met with students of Baku State University (BSU). The main purpose of the meeting was to offer employment to students.
Today, the Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov got familiarized with the exams of part-time law students.
A new phase of "50 +50" grant program was announced in Baku State University (BSU). This phase will cover the period from October 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012. The aim of grant is to develop the achievements of the University faculties, its staff, doctoral students, undergraduates.
Rector of Baku State University was awarded with the European Order "Duty and Honor" by Award Union of the U.N. Council for Public Awards.
The extended meeting of Academic Council of BSU has been held on 5th of April. There have participated Members of Presidium of the ANSA, members of Academic Council of BSU, well-known scientists and media representatives. Rector of the University, academic Abel Maharramov noted that national leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev paid close attention to development of science and education, and nowadays the present president Ilham Aliyev continued his politics.
The 31st of March is a day, which is commemorated with sadness and sorrow for Azerbaijani people and worldwide Azerbaijanis. Since 1998, the 31st of March, Day of Azerbaijanis genocide is annually remembered in the Republic of Azerbaijan at official level. In this regard, On Thursday, the Baku State University (BSU) organized an event to mark the Genocide Day of Azerbaijanis.
The Delegation of the Baku State University (BSU), headed by rector, academician Abel Maharramov attended the International Conference on “Education and Management for Sustainable Development», on 16-19 March, 2011. The event was held at the University Ovidius (Constanta, Romania) and was organized by the Association of Universities of the Black Sea basin under the UN Academic Impact.
The head of the «Trend» Information Agency Ilgar Huseynli gave a lecture to the students of the Journalism Faculty on the "Creating a news agencies in Azerbaijan and their development".
Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov received the rector of the University of Ataturk, Prof. Dr. Hikmet Kochak. Academician Abel Maharramov told the guest about establishment and development of the Baku State University. He highlighted the relations with Turkish universities and noted the possibility of implementing joint programs and projects, as well as exchange of students and teachers.
With support of the BSU Students' union Nowruz was celebrated at Baku State University. 17 faculties of the University presented festive scenes. BSU rector, academician Abel Maharramov greeted all Azeri people to this wonderful holiday.
U.S. Science Envoy Dr. Alice Gast visited Baku State University and met with BSU rector, academician Abel Maharramov. Dr. Gast participated in the opening of wireless internet service at Baku State University libraries. This project was funded by USAİD (United State Agency İnternational Development) and İREX.
Conference devoted to 350 anniversary of the great Turkmen poet Nurmuhammed Andalib was held at Baku State University. Rector of BSU, academician Abel Maharramov, in his opening speech, said: "The famous Turkmen poet Nurmuhammed Andalib made a great contribution to the Turkic and world culture. Master of poetry played a huge role in mutual enrichment of different cultures".
Rector of Baku State University, academician Abel Maharramov received the head of British Council Paul Clementon. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the BSU and the British Council. This document was prepared after the December meeting between academician Abel Maharramov and Paul Clementon. The purpose of the Memorandum is cooperation in the project of the “Internationalization of Higher Education”.